A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 100 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (62 miles). The temblor was detected at 22:50:47 / 10:50 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.6204 West, latitude 54.5894 North, depth = 30.04 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dgxv1f1, us6000ccgm. Id of event: us6000ccgm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 30.04 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 22:50:47 / October 19, 2020 @ 10:50 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and thirty-seven, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-seven, in the past 30 days two hundred and fifty-three and in the last 365 days five hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 100 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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